Daniel Aeschlimann

Brief Life History of Daniel

When Daniel Aeschlimann was born in 1775, in Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Christen Aeschlimann, was 32 and his mother, Dorothea Bratschi, was 24. He married Marie Henriette Thiébaud on 5 January 1800. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters.

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Daniel Aeschlimann
Marie Henriette Thiébaud
Marriage: 5 January 1800
Daniel Henri Aeschlimann
Christen Aeschlimann
Frédéric Silvian Aeschlimann
Henrietta Elmire Dorothea Aeschlimann
Henri Louis Aeschlimann 1809
Henri Ami Aeschlimann
Nanette Virginie Aschlimann
George Ami Aschlimann

Sources (26)

  • Daniel Oschlimann, „Schweiz, Katholische und Reformiert Kirchenbücher, 1418-1996“
  • Daniel Aschlimann in entry for Henriette-Elmire-Dorothée Aschlimann, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Daniel Oschlimann in entry for Daniel Henrie Oschlimann, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"

World Events (4)


Revolution in Switzerland. Farmers in occupied territories become free citizens. Centralistic parliamentary republic according to French model. Occupation by French troops and some battles of Napoleon vs. Austria and Russia in Switzerland.


Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.


New Federal Constitution combining elements of the U.S. constitution (Federal State with central and cantonal (state) governments and parliaments) and of French revolutionary tradition. The Principles of this constitution are still valid today.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swiss German Aeschlimann: topographic name for someone who lived near a (small) ash tree or ash wood, from Esche (Old High German asc) ‘ash’ + the diminutive suffix -li + -mann ‘man’, or perhaps a derivative of Öschli, a pet form of a vernacular form of the personal name Oswald . Compare Aschliman , Eschliman , Eshelman , and Eshleman .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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